YVON AUDETTE, NATIONAL LEADER, IT ADVISORY, KPMG IN CANADA

BREAKOUT: Approach to Digital Transformation

As a Senior Partner within KPMG Canada's Management Consulting practice with responsibilities for the growth and oversight of KPMG’s IT Advisory service line, Yvon is current leading the Canadian marketplace initiative around Digital Transformation. 

He specializes in IT enabled transformation and helping business executives apply practical approaches when introducing new disruptive innovations and technology ideas into their organization.  In his Digital portfolio, Yvon is helping organizations look at key business issues and outcomes and how they can be simplified and addressed through digital solutions.

Recognized within the industry for his expertise and understanding of the challenges clients face in adopting and leveraging digital disruptors and technology, Yvon is often called upon to present and contribute thought leadership. He has spent considerable time in the past 18 months researching and understanding the impacts of the fourth industrial revolution and how this will positively and potentially negatively impact society. He has authored several articles on a variety of transformation themes. 

Prior to joining KPMG, Yvon spent seven years working for IBM Global Services.